Get to Know… Caitlyn (Cc) Schaefer

“I work at the Advocacy Center because I believe it is vital that we educate and assist all victims in navigating the justice system. I care deeply about listening to people’s stories and always intend to make them feel heard. True change begins within the community, and I strongly believe that empowering people is vital to the overall liberation of working class people.


  • Cc is responsible for communicating with all clients who reach out for legal assistance. She is dedicated to empowering all those who reach out to the Advocacy Center by truly listening to the legal issues they’re having and providing resources and appropriate advice.


  • Western Carolina University, Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy and Minor in U.S Latinx Studies, summa cum laude
  • North Carolina Notary Certification